What is a Body Wrap?

What is a Body Wrap?

Traditionally, body wrap was used as a technique that results in weight loss on a temporary basis. However, this technique is not a lasting solution to the weight problems of individuals. Yet, it helps in the firming and the detoxification of the skin. Both of these can help in creating and maintaining a slender frame.

Nowadays, the body wrap treatment is also used for the stimulation of the metabolism rate and elimination of the toxins from your body. To achieve this result, a mask is applied on your body which is made of mud, algae, clay,cream, lotion and seaweed. This is mask is left on your body for a minimum of twenty minutes and then rinsed off. Towards the end of this treatment, a lotion is applied gently on your body, which does not include a massage.

Under the body wrap technique that is used for losing weight, a piece of fabric is used to wrap your body comfortably along with minerals and natural botanicals. The wrap acts like thermal blanket due to its tightness and warmness. This enables your body to sweat out the needless water weight and toxins of your body, and hence lose inches.

Furthermore, the natural ingredients that are used along with the wrap have a softening and firming effect on the overall skin of the body and can also help stimulate detoxification. The body wrap treatments are accessible in almost all of the spas, having an appropriate skilled staff and the necessary products.

Those individuals who want to lose weight fast can benefit the most from these body wrap treatments. However, it is important to realize here that losing weight through these treatments is not the longer-term solution to the weight problems you have. Therefore, instead of opting for regular body wrap treatments for losing weight, you should create and maintain a healthy diet plan. Your diet should include healthy foods that not only lead to a reduction in your weight but also benefits you with a healthy and vibrant skin. . Your diet should include healthy foods that not only lead to a reduction in your weight but also benefits you with a healthy and vibrant skin. 




A well researched and nicely written article. Thanks for the information.

3/12/2015
Dweep (202 posts) 

Body wraps were originally a treatment where Ace bandages or plastic wrap was tightly wrapped around the body to cause quick weight loss through vasodilation. You can still find these types of "slimming" body wraps, which result in the temporary loss of weight and inches, at some spas.

4/22/2015
sahil (15 posts) 

Check this link out,

http://health.howstuffworks.com/wellness/spa-health/5-benefits-of-body-wraps.htm

 

5/19/2015
payal (10 posts) 

Thanks for the information. 

5/21/2015
Prachi (15 posts) 

A type of beauty treatment intended to result in a reduction in body measurements, involving the application of skin-cleansing ingredients to the body, which is then wrapped in hot bandages.

5/22/2015
shweta (10 posts) 

AIs there is any sideeffec ts of bosy wrap?

7/28/2015
jessline (9 posts) 

Homemade Body Wraps DIY at home to lose inches, detox and fight cellulite. ... DIY Body wrap is a surefire way to rid you inches, detox , nourish your skin, and even remove toxins from your body. The best part is that they work when you are sitting and relaxing home.

12/16/2016
Monalisa (10 posts) 


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